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Hydrosphere Codes (AC) Classifications -> Summary Synopsis Paragraphs
Hydro Code Statement (Summary Synopsis Paragraph) Remarks
0 World has no free-standing water or ice on the surface. Wilderness refueling isn't possible on this world. Water for the inhabitants needs to be imported and extensively recycled. These worlds are classified Desert World or a Hell World depending on their atmosphere. Desert World or Hell World
1 World has 05-15% of its surface covered by liquid water or ice. Wilderness refueling will be difficult. Water for the inhabitants needs to be imported and extensively recycled. These worlds are Hell Worlds or Poor Worlds depending on their atmosphere. Hell World or Poor World
2 World has 15-25% of its surface covered by liquid water or ice. There may be a few small seas. Wilderness refueling is possible. Water for the inhabitants needs to be imported and extensively recycled. These worlds are Hell Worlds or Poor Worlds depending on their atmosphere. Hell World or Poor World
3 World has 25-35% of its surface covered by liquid water. It has a few small seas. Wilderness refueling is possible. Water for the inhabitants will be recycled.
4 World has 35-45% of its surface covered by liquid water. There will be a number of small seas or one larger body of water. Wilderness refueling is possible.
5 World has 45-55% of its surface covered by liquid water. Wilderness refueling is possible. Garden World
6 World has 55-65% of its surface covered by liquid water. It has significant large liquid bodies. Wilderness refueling is possible. Garden World
7 World has 65-75% of its surface covered by liquid water. It has significant large liquid bodies. Wilderness refueling is possible. Garden World, Example: Terra
8 World has 75-85% of its surface covered by liquid water with a few large continents and extensive islands. Wilderness refueling is possible.
9 World has 85-95% of its surface covered by liquid water with a few small continents, and a number of islands and archipelagos. Dry land is in supply. Wilderness refueling is possible.
A World has 95-100% of its surface covered by liquid water with only a few islands and archipelagos. Wilderness refueling is possible. Such worlds are Water Worlds or Ocean Worlds. Water World or Ocean World